The muckrakers and the Progressive Era
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The muckrakers and the Progressive Era by Laurie Collier Hillstrom

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Published by Omnigraphics in Detroit, MI .
Written in English

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-238) and index.

StatementLaurie Collier Hillstrom
SeriesDefining moments, Defining moments
LC ClassificationsPN4888.S6 H55 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 248 p. :
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24573884M
ISBN 100780810937
ISBN 109780780810938
LC Control Number2009026396

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F amous Muckrakers The names of the most famous Muckrakers and the problems they exposed are detailed in the following table.. Famous Muckrakers of the Progressive Era: - Famous Muckrakers 1: Jacob Riis - Jacob Riis ( –), the city editor of the New York Tribune, author and photographer publishes "How the Other Half Lives" in graphically describing the squalor of the. Muckrakers APUSH: KC‑II.A (KC), PCE (Theme), Unit 7: Learning Objective D During the Progressive Era, intrepid reporters exposed misdeeds in business and . But the use of photography for documentation was. Lewis Hine's and Jacob Riis for example, were well known progressive era photographers. For many of the writers this is not their only book nor their most famous, but they are all tied in with the progressive era. Muckraker during the Progressive Era; wrote "The Octopus" () that described the power of the railroads over Western farmers Upton Sinclair muckraker who shocked the nation when he published The Jungle, a novel that revealed gruesome details about the meat packing industry in Chicago.

Mar 29,  · The Muckrakers and the Progressive Era (Defining Moments) 1st Edition. by Laurie Collier Hillstrom (Author) › Visit Amazon's Laurie Collier Hillstrom Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? 5/5(1). This work was extremely popular in its own time, as the Progressive Era neared its final years before a post-WWI implosion. It's a biased account from a Progressive author, but nonetheless a useful one for gaining some perspective on the internal and external conflicts and . The classic history of the muckraking era () has been extended to trace the muckrakers' influence through World War II and McCarthyism, the civil rights movement and the counterculture, Korea and Vietnam, Naderism and women's liberation, and Watergate. (Former editions stopped with the New Deal.) The book that Allan Nevins called, "By all odds the best account in print of a most. THE MUCKRAKERS AND THE PROGRESSIVE ERA Download The Muckrakers And The Progressive Era ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to THE MUCKRAKERS AND THE PROGRESSIVE ERA book pdf for free now.

Get this from a library! The muckrakers and the Progressive Era. [Laurie Collier Hillstrom] -- "Provides a detailed account of the muckraking movement in early twentieth-century American journalism and its contribution to progressive reforms. Explores how the muckraking tradition and. Jun 13,  · President Theodore Roosevelt termed the expression, "muckrakers" in a speech that was largely critical of the era's journalists who were, otherwise, mostly on his side, or at least shared the same goals of reform and a cleaner running system. Among the offerings in "The Muckrakers" is the very speech in which Roosevelt coined the expression.3/5(1). THE PROGRESSIVE ERA: THE MUCKRAKERS – ANSWER KEY HOW DO WE SOLVE PROBLEMS IN SOCIETY? Many literary minds of the late s began to consider problems faced by the poor as well as the corruption of government and large corporations. Jan 11,  · This online lesson discusses some of the muckrakers of the Progressive Era including Frank Norris, Lewis Hine, Ida Tarbell, Jacob Riis, and Upton Sinclair.